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Talk about new roads, not Ruto - 9 months ago, 17 Apr 07:23

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Once a stray dog, while searching for food, came to a butcher's shop where he got a bone with some meat on it. So, he lifted it and ran to a safe place to enjoy it at ease but got thirsty.

So, he went to a river to quench his thirst and took the bone along, as it was worried that some other dog might take it away. As the dog stood on a bridge across the river, it looked around to see if it could safely put the bone down while it quenched its thirst.

By chance, he saw his reflection in the water from over the bridge. He could not follow that it was his shadow. Rather, he thought it to be another dog with a bone in his mouth.

Being greedy by nature, he wanted that bone too. So, he barked at the other dog, hoping to scare it into ...
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